Experience the bushveld like never before ..........

Waddem Bush Lodge Accommodation offer various self catering luxury lodges to the discerning visitor, where the bushveld can be experienced to the full. Enjoy the privacy and seclusion of our luxury self catering lodge accommodation situated in the 12 500 hectares of the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, set in the Waterberg Mountains near Bela-Bela in the Limpopo Province. 
Mabalingwe Nature Reserve also proudly hosts the big 5 and has a total of 36 animal species and is also the perfect venue for the keen birdwatcher, with over 250 species of birds having been recorded.
Best of all, it's only a 2 hour drive from Johannesburg to the luxurious, privately owned bush lodges. The area is malaria free and no precautions need to be taken.
These private luxury self catering lodges in the Mabalingwe Nature Reserve have full access to all facilities that Mabalingwe has on offer. This includes the Le Fera Restaurant, a fully licensed pub, shop, fuel, aircraft runway, game drives and one can enjoy the very special feeding of the lions. For the more energetic there is tennis, squash and heated pools. Close by there are 2 Golf courses being Elements & Zebula which also offers a health Spa. Cell phone reception is good.

Game Drives

Game Drives

These are available if you are wanting more than just a drive around Mabalingwe Nature Reserve in your vehicle.

Le Fera Restaurant and Bar

Le Fera

Enjoy Le Fera Restaurant & Bar. Coupled with good food and an incredible view of Mabalingwe Nature Reserve it is a wonderful place to put your feet up & relax.

Rafikis Place

Rafikis Place

Left something at home? Rafikis place can help out with this, selling of groceries and a few gifts too.

Pools

Pools

As a guest of any of the Lodges that you are staying at, you are welcome to use the main pools of Mabalingwe Nature Reserve.